Shaquille O'Neill has achieved unfathomable levels of success that only a few can reach.

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Shaq came from a humble background. But that didn't stop the 4X NBA champion from pursuing his childhood dreams.

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In his autobiography, Shaq reveals how one of his aunts saved him from drug dealers.

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Shaq wrote: "If my grandmother or my aunt Viv or my mother saw drug dealers walking around our apartment they would come out

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and asked them to keep walking together. He warned them that it would be better not to mess with their Sean."

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Shaq continued: "Once, when one of those shady people started talking to me, my Aunt Viv came out the door and started punching.

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"You leave her alone!!" He said with fists on the man's back. "That guy is going to be the ballplayer!!!"

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O'Neill has often spoken about how he was 'surrounded mostly by women', and how those women have made him the person he is today.

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Actually, The Big Diesel was very lucky that he was safe and never got involved in any wrongdoing. Today millions of people aspire to be successful like Shaq. Stories More Michael Jordan busts Chic...

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